Environment

August 14, 2004, 1pm PDT
The Bush administration is willing to let state and local governments to have a say on national forest policies but only as long as they're saying what the administration wants to hear.
The Los Angeles Times
August 13, 2004, 9am PDT
Will the need for military readiness trump decades of environmental protections?
Grist Magazine
August 12, 2004, 12pm PDT
Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry criticized President Bush for neglecting nations's national
Bloomberg
August 12, 2004, 6am PDT
Is the Wilderness Act which protects 106 million acres in the nation still relevant today?
Missoula Independent
August 11, 2004, 2pm PDT
Gov. James E. McGreevey signs a bill protecting more than 400,000 acres of land as well as drinking water but environmentalists stay away.
The New York Times
August 10, 2004, 9am PDT
Randy Hayes of the Rainforest Action Network champions the environment by challenging corporations. Welcome to Hayes' 500-year plan.
The Los Angeles Times
August 8, 2004, 11am PDT
Storms send tons of sewage into London's Thames River.
This Is London
August 5, 2004, 2pm PDT
Wendell Cox and Ronald D. Utt accuse the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency of an "anti-automobile bias."
The Heritage Foundation
August 5, 2004, 1pm PDT
Environmentalists warn that altered genes could spread to natural populations.
The New York Times
August 5, 2004, 7am PDT
Researchers on both sides of the Atlantic are trying to understand globetrotting pollution.
The Christian Science Monitor
August 3, 2004, 9am PDT
Could your cozy wooded backyard be a breeding ground for the next plague? Environmental health experts argue that ecosystem disruption speeds the spread of infectious diseases.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
August 3, 2004, 8am PDT
A report about energy issues from the Democratic National convention.
Grist Magazine
August 2, 2004, 12pm PDT
Acres of coastal land are lost in Maryland every year. Highly accurate topographical mapping could revolutionize planning for storms, development and flood insurance.
The Baltimore Sun
August 2, 2004, 11am PDT
Boston's average temperature has increased 1.5 degrees Celsius over the past century.
The Christian Science Monitor
August 2, 2004, 9am PDT
Southern California cities and counties are increasingly adopting runoff fees to remediate urban runoff that contaminates coastal waters.
The Los Angeles Times
August 2, 2004, 6am PDT
How "green" is John Kerry?
The San Francisco Chronicle
August 2, 2004, 5am PDT
Tel Aviv planning commission grapples with issues of preservation, economic development, and private property rights.
Haaretz
August 1, 2004, 5am PDT
Last year, the Bureau of Land Management issued some 4,000 oil and natural-gas drilling permits; this federal fiscal year it's on track to issue a record 6,000.
Billings Gazette
July 28, 2004, 6am PDT
UK local authorities are felling trees and clearing undergrowth in city parks, citing risks of crime and litigation, but in doing so, they reduce the variety of species and habitats in the parks which are vital to city dwellers.
The Guardian Unlimited
July 28, 2004, 5am PDT
Cleanup efforts for the dirtiest nuclear site in the U.S. have a 50% chance of a major accident, according to a new report.
New Scientist